Piano Stair, Valparaíso, Chile. Visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> www.pinterest.com/slowottawa

Piano Stair, Valparaíso, Chile. Visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> www.pinterest.com/slowottawa

The world’s oldest flute.  It was carved from the bone of a griffon vulture approximately 35,000 years ago.  Archaeologists found it at Hohle Fels Cave in Germany.

The world’s oldest flute. It was carved from the bone of a griffon vulture approximately 35,000 years ago. Archaeologists found it at Hohle Fels Cave in Germany.

Painter’s Palette Inscribed with the Name of Amenhotep III, ca. 1390–1353 B.C. (via The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Painter’s Palette Inscribed with the Name of Amenhotep III, ca. 1390–1353 B.C. (via The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

*CLEOPATRA's PALACE:  Alexandria, Egypt - lost for 1,600 years, granite statues, jewelry, and gold coins were discovered by French underwater archeologist, Frank Goddio ...

*CLEOPATRA's PALACE: Alexandria, Egypt - lost for 1,600 years, granite statues, jewelry, and gold coins were discovered by French underwater archeologist, Frank Goddio ...

Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy Weird Facts...is it coincidence that I tried to re-pin this TWICE and it wouldn't work?  hmmm.....:)

Abraham Lincoln John F. Kennedy Weird Facts

Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy Weird Facts...is it coincidence that I tried to re-pin this TWICE and it wouldn't work? hmmm.....:)

A flute made from the wing bone of a griffon vulture from 40,000 years ago. Found with fragments of mammoth-ivory flutes in Hohle Fels, a cave in southern Germany, it suggests a developed musical style already existed.

A flute made from the wing bone of a griffon vulture from 40,000 years ago. Found with fragments of mammoth-ivory flutes in Hohle Fels, a cave in southern Germany, it suggests a developed musical style already existed.

Tutankhamun Gold Sandals & Finger/Toe Covers | Gold Carter 256ll | These golden covers, or stalls, were found on the fingers and toes of Tutankhamun's mummy, and they served a function similar to that of the amulets that protected other parts of the king's body from various magical dangers. The precious material of which they were made also identified the king with the god, whose flesh was thought to be of gold. -Zahi Hawass

Tutankhamun Gold Sandals & Finger/Toe Covers | Gold Carter 256ll | These golden covers, or stalls, were found on the fingers and toes of Tutankhamun's mummy, and they served a function similar to that of the amulets that protected other parts of the king's body from various magical dangers. The precious material of which they were made also identified the king with the god, whose flesh was thought to be of gold. -Zahi Hawass

Flute Walking Stick ~ rare. Ingeniously crafted into a bass flute and topped with a wooden knob handle. Canes that double as musical instruments are quite unique and increasingly scarce. 34 1/4" length

Flute Walking Stick ~ rare. Ingeniously crafted into a bass flute and topped with a wooden knob handle. Canes that double as musical instruments are quite unique and increasingly scarce. 34 1/4" length

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